Australia

Swimming celebrates International Volunteers Day with call for Local Legends

Swimming Australia CEO Mark Anderson: “For swimming in Australia to be successful, we need to ensure that we are building and investing in a strong community base for our sport, and community starts at the volunteer level.”

  Comment First!

Swimming Australia Developing A Framework For Inclusion

Swimming Australia will celebrate Social Inclusion week and the International Day of People with a Disability, by turning its focus…

  Comment First!

Swimming Upstream – Complete Film

The true story of Tony Fingleton, a young man from a troubled family who found the inner strength to become a champion.

  Comment First!

Cate Campbell Elected To AOC Athlete’s Commission

Cate Campbell has represented Australia proudly at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic games collecting a total of three medals; 2012…

  Comment First!

Magnussen and Fox scoop major NSWIS Awards

World championship heroes James Magnussen and Jessica Fox have capped standout performances in the sporting arena in 2013 by clean sweeping the major gongs at the New South Wales Institute of Sport Awards held at the Australian Turf Club on Thursday night.

  Comment First!

Freney Named NSW Young Australian Of The Year

Australia’s golden girl from the London 2012 Paralympic Games, Jacqueline Freney was last night announced as the New South Wales…

  Comment First!

$2.218 Million The Final Tally at the 2013 FINA World Cup Series

Chad Le Clos (above) and Katinka Hosszu combined for over $600,000 of the more than two-million given away at the FINA World Cup Series in 2013.

  2 Comments

Simon Cusack, Coach of Campbell and Sprenger, Named AIS Coach of the Year

Simon Cusack, the coach of Cate and Bronte Campbell, has been named the National Coach of the Year by the Australian Institute of Sport.

  Comment First!

World Cup Wrap Up; Final Day In Beijing

The final evening of the 2013 FINA World Cup Series in Beijing should provide the audience with some exciting racing….

  12 Comments

Beijing World Cup Day One

Women’s 800 freestyle World record holder Mireia Belmonte of Spain started out the night with a victory in the 800…

  10 Comments

Tokyo World Cup By The Numbers

The Best Performers – Tokyo: Men GYURTA Daniel (HUN): 2:01.30 – 984 pts – 200m breast LE CLOS Chad (RSA):…

  Comment First!

SwimSpray Distributed Throughout Australia by GoFast Productions

Like pools in the United States, pools in Australia are most frequently sanitized with about 1.5 – 5 parts per million chlorine. Aussie swimmers notice that the chlorine lingers on hair and skin, even after normal showering. No product in the Australian market eliminates this lingering chlorine.

  1 Comment

Australians Re-Break World Record Again in Finals; Close, But No Cigar, to All-Time Best

Once again on Sunday evening, the final day of the 2013 Tokyo World Cup stop, Australia has broken the World…

  Comment First!

Efimova Takes Down Hardy’s 50 Breaststroke World Record

Russian Yulia Efimova had an incredible summer in Barcelona winning the 50 and 200 breaststroke at the World Championships and…

  26 Comments

Australia Crushes Mixed 200 Free Relay World Record, Still Shy of All-Time Best

Cate and Bronte Campbell brought the Australians home to a new World Record in the mixed 200 meter free relay in Tokyo’s prelims on Sunday.

  1 Comment

Want to take your swimfandom to the next level?

Subscribe to SwimSwam Magazine!